Academic Excellence Masters Scholarships 2023 at University of Essex
The University of Essex is delighted to welcome applications from suitable students for the Academic Excellence Masters Scholarships 2023/2024 academic session. This program is open to Master candidates who wish to further their degree in the United Kingdom.
The scholarship program is open to Master students who have financial difficulties in achieving a degree program in the country. The scholarship scheme is a partially funded opportunity that offers a scholarship worth £5,000 for general expenses. This program is hosted and sponsored by University of Essex, UK. This scholarship is eligible to students from Bangladesh, Canada, China, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Malaysia, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, USA and Vietnam.
The University of Essex is a public research university in Essex, England. Established by royal charter in 1965, it is one of the original plate glass universities. The university shield consists of the ancient arms attributed to the Kingdom of Essex, and the motto, “Thought the harder, heart the keener”, is adapted from the Anglo-Saxon poem The Battle of Maldon. It comprises three campuses in the county, in Southend-on-Sea and Loughton with its primary campus in Wivenhoe Park. Essex is rated Gold for Teaching Excellence by the TEF since 2017, named University of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards in 2018, and is ranked an internationally excellent research-intensive university by the REF.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): University Of Essex, UK
Host Institution(s): University Of Essex, UK
Duration of Program: 1 Year
Value of Program: £5,000
Nationality: See Eligible Countries
Requirements and Eligibility Criteria for Academic Excellence Masters Scholarships 2023:
- be citizens of the above mentioned countries
- be classified as an international student for fee purposes
- be applying for a full-time Masters course starting in 2017-18 (excluding MBA)
- be self-funded
- meet the academic criteria in the table below: Ghana: CGPA 3.0/4.0 or above, Nigeria: CGPA 3/5 or above, Other member states of the African Union: 2:1 or above (or equivalent as defined by our Postgraduate Admissions selection criteria)
- have completed their bachelors degree program
- have good academic records
Application Procedures 2023/2024 Academic Excellence Masters Scholarships (how to apply):
If you meet all the eligibility criteria, you will automatically be considered for this award. You don’t need to complete an application form. The University will assess your eligibility based on the academic transcripts and certificates you submit with your application for your place at Essex.
Application Deadline: 30th September 2023